Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS

Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
000
WGUS51 KPBZ 292002
FFWPBZ
PAC007-292300-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.FF.W.0005.160529T2002Z-160529T2300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
402 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL BEAVER COUNTY IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 401 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BEAVER FALLS...NEW BRIGHTON...OHIOVILLE...MIDLAND...INDUSTRY...
  SHIPPINGPORT...PATTERSON TOWNSHIP...WEST MAYFIELD...BRIDGEWATER...
  PATTERSON HEIGHTS...FALLSTON AND EASTVALE.

THIS INCLUDES  INTERSTATE 376 IN PENNSYLVANIA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 31
AND 38.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING BY CALLING 4 1 2...2 6 2...1 9 8 8...POSTING
TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE...OR USING TWITTER
@NWSPITTSBURGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8029 4060 8037 4063 8046 4079 8038

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.